UIndy Arts is celebrating 20 years of the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center with more than 100 events devoted to arts and culture. A schedule of events for the week is listed below. Admission is free to the public, unless otherwise indicated.
Poet, professor and former local resident Alice Friman will return April 1 for a reading and discussion at UIndy.
Internationally known bassist-bandleader Rufus Reid will headline a roster of top local and national players for the eighth annual Jazz Week at the University of Indianapolis, scheduled April 6-11. Presented by UIndy’s Jazz Studies program, the series of nightly concerts also features local jazz giants Steve Allee and Mark Buselli.
From left, Dean Franke, Jon Crabiel, Mark Ortwein, Peter Hansen and Gary Walters are the Icarus Ensemble. Ortwein and Hansen are UIndy music instructors.